Established in 1964 with a vision to set a hallmark in the field of education and to preserve, create and disseminate knowledge through teaching, learning, innovation and experimentation to mould responsible individuals for leading a society with a desire for progress and prosperity of the human race, Jawaharlal Nehru College, Boko is now become a potential institution of higher education in Assam.
It is the divine fire within us which has been burning bright in the brigade of the Administration and faculty of J. N. College to strive continuously in the path of knowledge acquisition, preservation and propagation amongst students and the community as well and has been relentlessly inspiring the J. N. college family to widen the horizon of capacity and knowledge dissemination by introducing the post graduate studies in the dept. of Assamese and Mathematics along with under graduate arts and science courses.To break the barriers of education and to help the deprived section of aspiring learners the college has also introduced various open and distance learning courses under KK Handiqui State Open University.
It is also a matter of pride that as a result of hard work and dedication of our faculty members all five science departments of the college have been accorded the prestigious Star Status by the Department of Biotechnology, Government of India under Star College Scheme in 2019 and able to set a bench mark as the first and only college of the State of Assam to receive this prestigious status.
It is necessary to prepare our young generation with adequate knowledge and skill to become self-reliant, to develop entrepreneurial mind-set within them and also to face the fast-changing modern world. Keeping this view in mind the college has started a skill mission by introducing many skill based courses in various sectors like Food processing, Retail and Agriculture.Besides academics seminars, workshops and extra-curricular activities are regular features of the college as a holistic approach for overall development of our students.
College has created sufficient infrastructure facilities with well-equipped class room, laboratories with sophisticated equipment, videoconferencing facility, computer lab, research lab, Conference hall, digital library, Wi-Fi facility, Swimming pool, Indoor and Outdoor stadium, Synthetic grass court volley ball ground, Football , cricket ground and Canteen with good quality foodto meet up every necessity of our students.
With the active cooperation of the members of the Governing body, Alumni, well-wishers,we are always endeavouring to keep the glory of Jawaharlal Nehru Collegetowards excellence.
I heartily welcome all the aspiring new faces on behalf of Jawaharlal Nehru College to become a part of our family and work togetherto achieve our goal. Possibilities are endless. Let us allgive wings to our divine fire and fill the world with the glow of its goodness.